NATO http://tspr.org en Shop Talk - May 15 http://tspr.org/post/shop-talk-may-15 <p>The panelists talk about a federal appeals court ruling on Illinois&#39; eavesdropping law.<br /><br />The Chicago Tribune reports the Seventh Circuit US Court of Appeals in Chicago found the law &ldquo;likely violates&rdquo; the First Amendment. The court ordered authorities to stop enforcing it.<br /><br />The law made it illegal to audio record police officers in public without their consent. Violators faced harsh prison sentences.<br /><br />The matter became an issue because of the NATO summit scheduled to be held in Chicago on May 20 &amp; 21, 2012.<br /> Tue, 15 May 2012 20:27:13 +0000 Rich Egger 15144 at http://tspr.org Shop Talk - May 15